Seven & I Holdings

Seven & i Holdings is a holding company mainly engaged in the retail business. Co.'s business segments are convenience stores, superstores, department stores, food services, finance related, mail order & e-business and others. Co. is engaged in the operation of direct and franchise convenience stores called "7- Eleven." As of Feb 28 2018, Co. maintains total of 20,260 convenience stores throughout Japan. Co. is also engaged in the operation of supermarkets, specialty stores, full-service and fast food restaurants, meal provision service business to company cafeterias, hospitals and schools, banking and credit card services, leasing business, as well as the provision of IT business.
  • Ticker3382
  • ISINJP3422950000
  • SectorGeneral Retailers
  • CountryJapan

Increased risk weighs on SEVEN & I HDG.CO.LTD., penalising its rating down to Neutral

The independent financial analyst theScreener just lowered the general evaluation of SEVEN & I HDG.CO.LTD. (JP), active in the Broadline Retailers industry. As regards its fundamental valuation, the title still shows 1 out of 4 possible stars. Its market behaviour, however, has slightly deteriorated and will be qualified as moderately risky moving forward. theScreener considers that these new qualifications justify an overall rating downgrade to Neutral. As of the analysis date July 3, 2020, the closing price was JPY 3,401.00 and its target price was estimated at JPY 3,087.39.

Feasibility Study Results in December to be a Catalyst for this Junior

Feasibility Study Results in December to be a Catalyst for this Junior

Jeanie Chen

Morningstar | Margin Expansion in Moaty-C-Store Business Lifted 7&I's Profits

Narrow-moat Seven&i’s first-quarter profits came in a touch above our expectation thanks to healthy growth in the moaty overseas C-store business 7-Eleven Inc (SEI). The moaty domestic C-store business SEJ also saw profits improve during the quarter as a result of a sizable drop in promotional spending, partly because of a shift of marketing investment for the roll out of 7 Pay cashless payment service in July. On the other hand, profits of the struggling superstore and department store businesses continued to slide. Management will announce the new restructuring plans for the underperforming ...

Jeanie Chen

Morningstar | Seven & i's Profit Guidance Disappoints; C-Store's 24-Hour Business Model Intact

The convenience store operations under the 7-Eleven banner have been a key driver of Seven & i Holdings' growth. After accelerating its domestic store expansion over the past five years and adding more than 5,000 stores, management is shifting its focus from quantity back to quality of store operations and profitability. Management intends to fix the widened variance in store performance resulting from massive new store openings and lift the targeted return on investment from the current 11% to 15%. It lowered its new store opening target to 1,500 stores and raised the number of store closures...

Jeanie Chen

Seven & i's Profit Guidance Disappoints; C-Store's 24-Hour Business Model Intact

Narrow-moat Seven & i’s fourth-quarter profits came in a touch below our expectation and the company’s guidance target given continued weakness in the superstore and department store businesses, although the moaty C-store business posted a healthy growth. The guidance for fiscal 2019 is somewhat disappointing, with operating profits JPY 30 billion or 7% short of our forecast of JPY 450 billion and the company’s midterm guidance. We have trimmed our profit projections by 2%-7% for the explici...

Feasibility Study Results in December to be a Catalyst for this Junior

Feasibility Study Results in December to be a Catalyst for this Junior